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San Francisco, California, USA — Sunrise, Sunset, and Daylength, December 2018

Daylight

6:50 am – 4:58 pm
10 hours, 8 minutes

Current Time: Nov 15, 2018 at 10:58:24 am

Sun Direction: 164° South

Sun Altitude: 32.1°

Sun Distance: 91.939 million mi


Next Solstice: Dec 21, 2018 2:22 pm (Winter)

Sunrise Today: 6:50 am 113° Southeast

Sunset Today: 4:58 pm 247° West

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2018 Sun Graph for San Francisco

December 2018 — Sun in San Francisco

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2018Sunrise/SunsetDaylengthAstronomical TwilightNautical TwilightCivil TwilightSolar Noon
DecSunriseSunsetLengthDifferenceStartEndStartEndStartEndTimeMil. mi
17:06 am (117°)4:50 pm (243°)9:44:35−1:095:33 am6:24 pm6:04 am5:52 pm6:37 am5:19 pm11:58 am (30.4°)91.655
27:07 am (118°)4:50 pm (242°)9:43:29−1:065:34 am6:23 pm6:05 am5:52 pm6:38 am5:19 pm11:59 am (30.2°)91.641
37:08 am (118°)4:50 pm (242°)9:42:26−1:035:34 am6:23 pm6:06 am5:52 pm6:39 am5:19 pm11:59 am (30.1°)91.627
47:09 am (118°)4:50 pm (242°)9:41:26−1:005:35 am6:23 pm6:07 am5:52 pm6:40 am5:19 pm11:59 am (29.9°)91.614
57:10 am (118°)4:50 pm (242°)9:40:29−0:575:36 am6:24 pm6:08 am5:52 pm6:40 am5:19 pm12:00 pm (29.8°)91.601
67:10 am (118°)4:50 pm (242°)9:39:35−0:535:37 am6:24 pm6:09 am5:52 pm6:41 am5:19 pm12:00 pm (29.7°)91.588
77:11 am (118°)4:50 pm (242°)9:38:44−0:505:38 am6:24 pm6:09 am5:52 pm6:42 am5:19 pm12:01 pm (29.6°)91.575
87:12 am (119°)4:50 pm (241°)9:37:57−0:475:38 am6:24 pm6:10 am5:52 pm6:43 am5:19 pm12:01 pm (29.5°)91.563
97:13 am (119°)4:50 pm (241°)9:37:12−0:445:39 am6:24 pm6:11 am5:52 pm6:44 am5:19 pm12:02 pm (29.4°)91.551
107:14 am (119°)4:50 pm (241°)9:36:32−0:405:40 am6:24 pm6:12 am5:52 pm6:45 am5:20 pm12:02 pm (29.3°)91.539
117:15 am (119°)4:50 pm (241°)9:35:54−0:375:41 am6:24 pm6:12 am5:53 pm6:45 am5:20 pm12:03 pm (29.2°)91.528
127:15 am (119°)4:51 pm (241°)9:35:20−0:345:41 am6:25 pm6:13 am5:53 pm6:46 am5:20 pm12:03 pm (29.1°)91.517
137:16 am (119°)4:51 pm (241°)9:34:49−0:305:42 am6:25 pm6:14 am5:53 pm6:47 am5:20 pm12:03 pm (29.1°)91.507
147:17 am (119°)4:51 pm (241°)9:34:22−0:275:43 am6:25 pm6:14 am5:53 pm6:47 am5:20 pm12:04 pm (29.0°)91.496
157:17 am (119°)4:51 pm (241°)9:33:59−0:235:43 am6:26 pm6:15 am5:54 pm6:48 am5:21 pm12:04 pm (29.0°)91.487
167:18 am (119°)4:52 pm (241°)9:33:39−0:205:44 am6:26 pm6:16 am5:54 pm6:49 am5:21 pm12:05 pm (28.9°)91.477
177:19 am (119°)4:52 pm (241°)9:33:22−0:165:44 am6:26 pm6:16 am5:54 pm6:49 am5:21 pm12:05 pm (28.9°)91.469
187:19 am (119°)4:52 pm (241°)9:33:09−0:125:45 am6:27 pm6:17 am5:55 pm6:50 am5:22 pm12:06 pm (28.9°)91.460
197:20 am (119°)4:53 pm (241°)9:33:00−0:095:46 am6:27 pm6:18 am5:55 pm6:50 am5:22 pm12:06 pm (28.8°)91.453
207:20 am (119°)4:53 pm (241°)9:32:54−0:055:46 am6:28 pm6:18 am5:56 pm6:51 am5:23 pm12:07 pm (28.8°)91.445
217:21 am (119°)4:54 pm (241°)9:32:52−0:025:47 am6:28 pm6:19 am5:56 pm6:52 am5:23 pm12:07 pm (28.8°)91.439
227:21 am (119°)4:54 pm (241°)9:32:54+0:015:47 am6:29 pm6:19 am5:57 pm6:52 am5:24 pm12:08 pm (28.8°)91.433
237:22 am (119°)4:55 pm (241°)9:32:59+0:055:48 am6:29 pm6:20 am5:57 pm6:52 am5:24 pm12:08 pm (28.8°)91.427
247:22 am (119°)4:55 pm (241°)9:33:08+0:085:48 am6:30 pm6:20 am5:58 pm6:53 am5:25 pm12:09 pm (28.8°)91.423
257:23 am (119°)4:56 pm (241°)9:33:20+0:125:48 am6:30 pm6:20 am5:58 pm6:53 am5:25 pm12:09 pm (28.9°)91.419
267:23 am (119°)4:57 pm (241°)9:33:36+0:155:49 am6:31 pm6:21 am5:59 pm6:54 am5:26 pm12:10 pm (28.9°)91.415
277:23 am (119°)4:57 pm (241°)9:33:55+0:195:49 am6:32 pm6:21 am6:00 pm6:54 am5:27 pm12:10 pm (28.9°)91.412
287:24 am (119°)4:58 pm (241°)9:34:18+0:235:50 am6:32 pm6:21 am6:00 pm6:54 am5:27 pm12:11 pm (29.0°)91.409
297:24 am (119°)4:59 pm (241°)9:34:45+0:265:50 am6:33 pm6:22 am6:01 pm6:55 am5:28 pm12:11 pm (29.1°)91.407
307:24 am (119°)5:00 pm (241°)9:35:15+0:305:50 am6:34 pm6:22 am6:02 pm6:55 am5:29 pm12:12 pm (29.1°)91.406
317:24 am (119°)5:00 pm (241°)9:35:48+0:335:50 am6:34 pm6:22 am6:02 pm6:55 am5:30 pm12:12 pm (29.2°)91.405
* All times are local time for San Francisco. They take into account refraction. Dates are based on the Gregorian calendar.

December Solstice (Winter Solstice) is on Friday, December 21, 2018 at 2:22 pm in San Francisco. In terms of daylight, this day is 5 hours, 14 minutes shorter than on June Solstice. In most locations north of Equator, the shortest day of the year is around this date.

Earliest sunset is on December 6.

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